Wolfsburg, 13. November 2008 – already in his appearance, it became known that the vw tiguan was also launched in a version with pure front drive on the market, now the time has come. The new basic model of the trend equipment series fun is optional with a gasoline or a diesel engine.
The 1,4-liter tsi motor with a twincher with 150 hp fills the euro 5 standard and consumes 7.4 liters to 100 kilometers according to the manufacturer. Even with front-wheel drive, the tiguan still brakes a maximum trailing burst of 2000 kilograms – at eight percent gradient. His basic price is 25.800 euros.
The two-liter tdi engine makes 140 hp and should consume 5.9 liters per 100 kilometers. His torque maximum of 320 newton meters is already available at 1750 tours. From 27.900 euros is the diesel variant.
You may ask what purpose is a suv without four-wheel drive. You do not have to explain it to its customers, because it is known to use only a minority vehicles like the tiguan in the countries. So you save with the front drive when purchasing and consumption: consumption in the eu mix decreases by 0.6 liters compared to the all-wheel drive at the tsi, the diesel as well. The fact that it is not quite enough for real spotlights shows the comparison to the gulf: with the 140-ps tdi are 4.9 liters per 100 km 5.9 at the tiguan opposite.